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Breakthrough Project Portfolio Management by Murali Kulathumani

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PORTFOLIO INTAKE AND ASSESSMENT

INTRODUCTION

Portfolio intake is the process of regulating the work that enters the portfolio. It’s vital to get this working correctly because the portfolio should be working only on proposals aligned with the strategic direction of the portfolio and not waste precious resources on misaligned proposals. However, the goal of getting the portfolio to work on the right things also needs to be balanced with the goal of maintaining speedy throughput—namely, getting the right things done quickly. In this chapter, we will cover the following aspects of portfolio intake management:

  1. Define how an ideal portfolio intake should work
  2. Specify the two broad types of portfolio and detail how the portfolio intake will vary ...

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